Maintenance Team Leader

Maintenance Team Leader

We are recruiting for a Maintenance Team Leader in the Solihull area with our well established client.

As a Maintenance Team Leader you will need to have:

  • Full, clean UK driving license
  • City and Guilds/NVQ/equivalent qualification in a building/engineering discipline
  • Experience of working with building plant, controls and systems, including HVA
  • Relevant experience within a general maintenance environment
  • Proven track record in successfully managing a team
  • Grade C or above GCSE (or equivalent) in English and Mathematics
  • Experienced in the field of Facilities Management


  • Salary: up to £30,000 per annum
  • Working Hours: Monday-Friday 08:30-17:00 (one hour for lunch)
  • Location: Solihull
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of a Maintenance Team Leader:

  • Managing the in house planned preventative and reactive maintenance, ensuring that relevant statutory, mandatory and ad-hoc maintenance tasks are properly planned, coordinated and delivered in a timely manner and meet departmental KPI targets
  • Providing forward planning to ensure effective management of building assets
  • Providing line management and workflow co-ordination to the in-house Maintenance team and manage external contractors to ensure a high standard of work is delivered efficiently and safely across all sites
  • Ensuring appropriate permit to work and site inductions are completed
  • Conducting building inspections of all Solihull and remote sites to assess the general condition of all buildings and recommend and reporting/organising any maintenance required proactively to maintain a high standard at all times
  • Reporting any Security or H&S issues identified immediately and monitor any remedial actions through to conclusion
  • Liaising across teams within Group Property and all stakeholders across the business, ensuring customers are kept appraised of progress on works at all times
  • Participating in projects and supervising all associated works as necessary plus assisting Group Property Managers with works as required. Obtaining quotations for works and projects ensuring quality control is maintained at all times
  • To be conversant and have a good understanding of all Facilities Management systems – BMS, CAD, Security Access System
  • Co-coordinating Mechanical and Electrical Contractors and conduct weekly review meetings to ensure SLAs are adhered to. To be fully conversant with all contracts in place relating to building management and be fully conversant with the contract tendering process

Benefits of working with us as a Maintenance Team Leader:

  • 22 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Solihull BID card, allowing discount in certain shop/restaurants
  • Company pension

If you are interested in the above role please click apply